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Srisailam is a celebrated hill town set on a lofty natural setting on the banks of the River Krishna, in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh. Srisailam is identified with its many ancient temples including a Jyotirlinga, a wildlife sanctuary and a dam.
Srisailam hills are very canorous in scenic attractions with mind-boggling wildlife. Sirsailam is a must visit if you are looking for a vacation which is peaceful, quiet and where the calmness can refresh your senses. You could seek the blessings of the almighty by visiting the many majestic temples in the city such as the one dedicated to Lord Shiva (it is renowned as Sikhareswara Swamy temple) or the famous Bhramaramba Mallikarjunaswamy Temple which is located at a height of around 457m from sea level. The Nallamala forest ranges with densely arboraceous trees and multifarious flora and fauna lie in close proximity to the Srisailam hills.
A major religious hub in Andhra Pradesh. A trekker's paradise too.
Not very easily accessible, except by roadways.
Earmarked for Shaivites, i.e. Lord Shiva's devotees. Also ideal for trekkers from places like Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Vishakhapatnam etc.
The nearest airport from Srisailam is about 195 km in Hyderabad. There are buses connecting the town with Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntur and Kurnool. If hiring a private taxi, ensure that the driver... (Read More)
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